Xtides: running xttpd
ryandesign at macports.org
Sun Jun 2 10:32:27 PDT 2013
On Jun 2, 2013, at 08:53, Dan Hinckley wrote:
> Xtides (Macport) is installed and running but I cannot seem to get its www server running.
> port contents xtide
> Port xtide contains:
> Both tide and xtide run fine from the command line and /opt/local/sbin is in my $PATH but following Dave Flater's directions for setting up and starting the xttpd do not appear to work; no entry appears in the OSX Activity Monitor, for example.
On my system, running "xttpd 3333" caused the following lines to appear in Console.app:
2013-06-02 12:29:23.257 PM xttpd: setgid: Operation not permitted
2013-06-02 12:29:23.257 PM xttpd: fatal: can't set group to nobody
The ability to set the group id is restricted, so using "sudo" should work, and after running "sudo xttpd 3333" I am able to access http://localhost:3333 in my browser.
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